Nov 15, 2012 11:00am PST
into whether 5 hour energy drinks are dangerous, even deadly for some. >>> hostess says it is not kidding, why the company is vowing to shutdown in three hours and >>> there is a new health alert about the popular energy drink 5 hour energy. federal officials say the ding a factor in at least 13 death -- say the drink may have been a factor in at least 13 deaths over the last four years. the fda says it will take action if it can link deaths to consumption of that energy drink it could include taking the drinks off the market. >>> hostess is threatening to shutdown if a workers' strike doesn't end by this afternoon. the company said if enough striking workers don't return to work by 2 p.m. our time it will ask a bankruptcy judge for permission to shutdown and sell its assets. workers at the bakery in oakland are among those striking hostess says it doesn't have the resources to survive an ongoing national strike. >> whoa! >> sad. >> a little bit. >> classic, kids love 'em. >> yeah, people losing jobs, you don't want to hear that. >> in the meantime we are getting ready for rain, r
Nov 9, 2012 11:00am PST
the jetstream, and they won't be quite as widespread. this storm does not have as much energy as the one that trend through last night and this morning. so chilly prospects in the forecast. >> also ahead, hundreds of people wait in line all night in the south bay to get hope for the holidays. and later o. new restrictions at the gas pump, hmm, it says here that cheerios helps lower cholesterol as part of a heart healthy diet. that's true. ...but you still have to go to the gym. ♪ the one and only, cheerios ...and now... you! [ giggles ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios >> hundreds of people lined up in the rain in san jose just for the chance to sign up for free food for the holidays, and they're grateful for the opportunity. katie, is there going to be enough? >> sheryl, employees are hopeful and optimistic, but they have a lot of work ahead of them. take a look at this line. still at this hour, it has been there since this time. and we're talking about feeding thousands of people. >> not too good. >> hernandez is describing what the holidays would be like at her house if not fo
Nov 14, 2012 11:00am PST
the production of clean energy, which promises to reduce the utilization of fossil fuels for power generation. and we continue to invest in potential break-through technologies that could further remove carbon from our atmosphere. but we haven't done as much as we need to. so what i'm going to be doing over the next several weeks next several months is having a conversation, a wide-ranging conversation with scientists, engineers, elect engineers, elected officials to find out what more can we do to make short-term progress in reducing carbons. and then, you know, working through an education process that i think is necessary as discussion, a conversation across the country about what realistically can we do long term to make sure that this is not something we're passing on to future again rations that is expensive and difficult to deal with. i don't know what democrats or republicans are prepared to do at this point. this is not a partisan issue. there are regional issues. no doubt for us to take on climate change in a serious way would involve making some tough political choices.